Ever read a book and you can clearly visualize all the actors in every scene? Ever been reading and thought that the book would be a perfect movie (if it was cast correctly and got all the important details right, obviously). 464 more words
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1. Emma’s Redemption (adapted from Madame Bovary): After being rejected by her former lovers, Emma sells all of the luxury items that she bought on credit so that she can make a simple but lovingly prepared Christmas Eve dinner for Charles in a gesture of reconciliation. 366 more words
December is here, it’s almost the end of 2014, and 2015 is bearing down fast, and here I sit, staring at my blog, thinking, “How could I make this thing into EVEN MORE of a time suck?” At least, that’s what I was apparently thinking two months ago, when almost entirely on a whim I decided to start a new reading/writing project called I Read It First, wherein for the year of 2015 I plan to read every book getting adapted into a movie before that movie comes out. 621 more words
Book Talk is an occasional feature where I talk about book-ish non-review topics.
Today is all about Mockingjay, which I saw yesterday! I’m not super-picky when it comes to movie adaptations, but The Hunger Games movies have been really, really good! 546 more words